Tag: tariffs

Some of Donald’s lies

Donald Trump’s biggest lie is that he is a self made billionaire. The Truth is that his father Fred Trump left him about $413 million in today’s money (according to the NY Times). His father made him a millionaire by…

Trump’s first war

Trump has gotten us into a trade war. His “first strike” tariffs have not crippled the enemies into submission, but only sparked retaliatory strikes. We are now in a war of attrition that could go on indefinitely. Escalation of the…

What ever happened to the “R” word?

All the ten year federal budget forecasts assume different GDP growth rates, tax income and spending to come up with deficit estimations. For hundreds of years capitalism has gone through economic cycles of boom and bust. Although recessions are inevitable, none…